Donna Morin -Flannery - ERA Key Realty Services


If you plan to sell your house in the foreseeable future, it often helps to declutter. That way, you can eliminate excess items from your house and make it easy for buyers to envision what life may be like if they purchase your residence.

Before you start to declutter, there are several steps that you should follow to achieve the best-possible results, and these are:

1. Consider Which Items That You Want to Keep

One homeowner's treasure is another's clutter, and vice-versa. Thus, you'll want to take a close look at your personal belongings and determine which items are keepers and which items are clutter.

If you find that you have lots of clutter, there is no need to worry. Remember, you can always sell excess items at a yard sale or online. You also may be able to donate various excess items to charity or give them to family members or friends.

2. Examine Clutter in Each Room of Your Home

Clutter rarely is confined to one room of a house. As such, you'll want to closely examine each room of your home and identify all clutter before you list your residence.

Oftentimes, it helps to make a home decluttering checklist that includes each area of your home. This checklist will enable you to take a room-by-room approach to remove clutter and may help you streamline the decluttering process.

3. Evaluate Your Storage Options

Although you likely will find plenty of clutter in your home, you may identify a wide range of items that you want to keep too. At the same time, you probably want to remove as many items from your house to show off the true size and beauty of your home to potential buyers.

Ultimately, it helps to evaluate storage options prior to decluttering. This will ensure that you have plans in place to store myriad items as you start to remove clutter from your house.

Many home sellers choose to rent storage units for their personal belongings. These units generally can be rented on a monthly basis and enable home sellers to keep their belongings safe until their houses are sold. Furthermore, it may be beneficial to pick up storage bins to temporarily store myriad belongings in your house's attic or basement.

If you need extra assistance as you prepare to declutter your house, it frequently helps to reach out to a real estate agent. This housing market professional can offer expert decluttering tips, as well as guide you along the home selling journey.

A real estate agent will set up home showings and open house events, negotiate with a buyer's agent on your behalf and much more. Therefore, with a real estate agent on your side, you can increase the likelihood of a quick, profitable home selling experience.

Ready to declutter and list your residence? Follow the aforementioned steps, and you can eliminate clutter and move closer to selling your house.



6 South St, Spencer, MA 01562

Multi-Family

$275,000
Price

2
Units
1,948
Approx. GLA
1st time on the market! This 2 family home has been loved by the same family for more than 60 years! Owner occupied 1st floor unit is spacious and very well maintained and updated! The big kitchen is open to the livingroom and the owner uses the 2nd bedroom for a familyroom. Bright & sunny space! Enjoy bug free nights in the 3 season room overlooking the backyard! Updated Roof(2-3 years), vinyl siding, some hardwood flooring, central vac on 1st floor. The 2nd floor apartment has been rented for years to family. New owner will be able to obtain a much higher rent. A full walkup attic has tons of space for storage. Both apartments have natural gas heat. This home could easily be converted to a single family if more space is needed. Just the right sized yard for gardens and relaxing without being a yard slave. Fantastic location and quick walk to restaurants, bus line,shopping,walking trails,library...Great commuter access too! Perfect mortgage helper and starter investment!
Open House
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1 Grant St, Spencer, MA 01562

Single-Family

$245,000
Price

5
Rooms
2
Beds
1
Baths
1st time on the market! Affordable 2+ bedroom Cape located in a wonderful area! All of the rooms but 1 are on the 1st level so the setup is more like a Ranch with a 2nd floor bonus room. It has been in the same family for over 50 years! Great yard space in back and a shed to store your mower & bikes! Easy care vinyl siding,some new flooring and freshly painted inside. New bath with laundry room attached. Nice sized eat in kitchen! Bright and fresh! Town water,sewer and natural gas heat. The second floor has a large room that you could make into a 3rd bedroom or office. Walk to restaurants, shopping,walking trails and bus line! Quick access to major routes including the MA Pike in less than 15 minutes. This is a great starter home on a nice, dead end street! Quick occupancy is available. Move in ready!
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76 Donnelly Rd, Spencer, MA 01562

Land

$160,000
Price

5.78
Acres
Residential
Land Type
Imagine almost SIX ACRES with over 55 feet of water frontage on Sugden Reservoir. This is the spot to build that dream home! Fantastic location with easy, quick highway access. Walk to Wire Village School and David Prouty High school. Bring your Boat! Sugden is full recreational and has a boat ramp at the bottom of Donnelly X Road..State stocked trout and beautiful, clean water on 92 acres of pure enjoyment! Privacy on a full recreational lake with plenty of room for a garage too! A very RARE find!
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This Single-Family in Spencer, MA recently sold for $330,000. This Ranch style home was sold by Donna Morin -Flannery - ERA Key Realty Services.


37 Point Eastalee Dr, Spencer, MA 01562

Single-Family

$335,000
Price
$330,000
Sale Price

4
Rooms
2
Beds
1
Baths
1st time on the market! Looking for a perfect waterfront retreat? This owner for over 60 years is changing gears and moving off the lake. Enjoy 75' of water frontage on beautiful Sugden Reservoir....92 acres of full recreational fun with no restrictions! Trout stocked for great fishing, clean water and a nice, swimming area at this house! Front of the house is south facing! Easy, one level living features an updated and open kitchen with granite countertops and center island and livingroom with hardwood flooring. Both lead to the deck where all meals will taste better with the gorgeous lake views and beautiful sunsets! Level lot! New Heating system & oil tank, roof updated(2009), Kitchen & livingroom updated(2009) Mid state trail, Mass Wildlife area & boat ramp are about a 3 minute walk from here. New septic system needed and will be the buyers responsibility. Did not pass Title 5. SELLER IS WORKING ON GETTING A SEPTIC DESIGN. Will have it before closing.

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